World Robot Olympiad India (WRO India) is one of the largest Robotics competition in India for students between the age group of 9 to 25 years, held since 2006. It is a not-for-profit competition jointly organized by India Stem Foundation and National Council of science and Museum.
National Championship: September 9-10, 2017
World Robot Olympiad has four competition categories:
1. Regular Category
2. Open Category
3. WRO Football
4. Advanced Robotics Challenge
A team may only participate in one category each year.
Age Group Definition
1. Elementary: Participants up to 12 years old in the year of competition.
2. Junior: Participants 13 - 15 years old in the year of competition
3. Senior: Participants 16 – 19 years old in the year of competition
4. WRO Football: Participants 10 – 19 years old in the year of competition
5. Advanced Robotics Challenge: Participants 17 – 25 years old in the year of the competition
WRO is a team-based challenge. To participate in each category of competition,
students must work in teams.
A team consists of one (1) coach and two (2) or three (3) team members.
One (1) coach and one (1) team member is not considered to be a team and cannot participate.
The minimum age of a coach in an international WRO tournament (and assistant coaches) is age 20 at the time of registration for the WRO final.
Coaches may work with more than one team; however, each team needs to be assisted by a responsible adult. This person may be an assistant coach.
Coaches may offer students advice and guidance prior to the competition, however during the actual Olympiad competition, all work and preparation must be performed by the student members of the team.
● Elementary - Rs.6,500 (Inclusive of taxes)
● Junior High - Rs.6,500 (Inclusive of taxes)
● Senior High - Rs.6,500 (Inclusive of taxes)
● Elementary - Rs.9,000 (Inclusive of taxes)
● Junior High - Rs.9,000 (Inclusive of taxes)
● Senior High - Rs.9,000 (Inclusive of taxes)
WRO Football Category - Rs.9,000 (Inclusive of taxes)
Advanced Robotics Category - Rs.36,000 (Inclusive of taxes)
Regional championship for regular category will be in the month July - August 2017 and will be held in various cities across the country.
Advanced Robotics, Open Advanced Robotics, WRO Football & Open Categories shall be held directly at national championship. Hence, no regional level competition will be held for these category. Registration for these Category are open till 5th August, 2017.